Definition of cohesion :
1. Logical agreement and dependence; as, the cohesion of ideas.
2. That from of attraction by which the particles of a body are united throughout the mass, whether like or unlike; - distinguished from adhesion, which unites bodies by their adjacent surfaces.
3. The act or state of sticking together; close union.
cohesion (part of speech: noun)
connectedness, cohesiveness, indivisibility, indissolubility, conformity, coherence, integration, continuity, integrity, solidarity, union, unity, congruity, consistency, connection, adherence, inseparability
unity (part of speech: noun)
density (part of speech: noun)
- The House of Commons sometimes threatened to dissolve itself into a number of little separate sections or factions, none of them representing any real principle or having more than a temporary attraction of cohesion. - "A History of the Four Georges, Volume I (of 4)", Justin McCarthy.
- The order and organization of Unyoro were a great contrast to the want of cohesion of the northern tribes. - "Ismailia", Samuel W. Baker.
- Were the action and inaction of the plenipotentiaries merely the result of a lack of cohesion among their ideas? - "The Inside Story Of The Peace Conference", Emile Joseph Dillon.